Caid definition

A local governor or leader, especially in North Africa or Moorish Spain; an alcaide.
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Any of various ancient and traditional Irish football games.
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(Ireland) Modern Gaelic football.
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Noun

Singular:
caid
Plural:
caids

Origin of caid

  • From Arabic قائد (qā’id, “leader”). Compare alcaide.

    From Wiktionary

  • Originally referred to the animal-skin ball used in these games.

    From Wiktionary